KDE 3.5.6 released w Kubuntu packages

Derek Broughton news at pointerstop.ca
Tue Jan 30 14:37:44 GMT 2007


Art Alexion wrote:

> On Monday 29 January 2007 19:36, Derek Broughton wrote:
>> _Everything_ that's available for Ubuntu is available in tarballs that
>> can be installed on your system.   ./configure; make; sudo make install. 
>> Done.
> 
> Actually, its easier than that for FF.  Just extract the precompiled
> static
> binaries to /opt and run.  Done.

Yes, I knew that.  And many other apps even provide .debs, so that one day
Ubuntu will catch up and supercede software you download direct from the
creator.  The tarball method is just a worst case scenario :-)
-- 
derek




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